Plastic Particles Revisited

House Bill: 4994=Plastic Particles

New Source of Water Contamination

Lansing State Journal Articles:
To get to the LSJ article: go to, then choose the Lansing State Journal database-newspaper. Put in the name of the article, then search. When you get to the article, use the citation tool at the top, choose MLA 7 format to copy and paste into NT. Add the URL.

MI as a website. You will need to do the citation piece by piece.

After plastic particles found in Great Lakes, worried scientists to trawl Lake Michigan

This is DEFINITELY an opinion piece-You will need facts to back up statements:
**Editor's note: The following opinion piece reflects the views of The Grand Rapids Press editorial board.**

Great Lakes mayors seek action on 'microplastics'

Masses of plastic particles found in Great Lakes

Microplastics: New Threat to Our Aquatic Ecosystem


Cite it as a website. Look at the tipsheet for help.

Huffington Post:
Illinois 'Microbeads' Ban Came With Industry Cooperation

Global Issues in Context and Opposing Viewpoints: both are databases then choose, magazine, newspaper e.g.
Use the citation tool-copy and paste using QuickCite.
Use this link to several articles on microplastic articles in Global Issues

Opposing Viewpoints:
database-then look at the source-newspaper, magazine, etc.

Plastic debris in freshwater lakes rivals concentrations in oceans

Infotrac-you may have to go to and search the article title in infotrac. Use the citation tool.:
A summer self-tan